JOHN WILKERSON

  • Senior Director of Tennis, Professional Tennis Player and USPTA Certified Tennis Professional
  • Born in San Antonio
  • Was a senior in high school before picking up his first tennis racquet
  • John tried out for his high school tennis team and beat everyone on it
  • Won district and state singles and doubles title that same year
  • Enrolled at Prairie View A & M and got a tennis scholarship where he left for the Airborne 8th Brigade
  • After two and a half years in Germany he planned his future making education first and tennis second
  • Graduated from TSU John became the Tennis Director at MacGregor Park and there he found his real passion, teaching young people on and off the court